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The Greatest Historical Romances of All Time - 70 Books Collection - cover

The Greatest Historical Romances of All Time - 70 Books Collection

Jane Austen, Alexandre Dumas, Charlotte Brontë, Emily Bronte, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Henry James, Anthony Trollope, Guy de Maupassant, William Makepeace Thackeray, Anne Brontë, Madame de Lafayette, Maria Edgeworth, Louis Hémon, Fanny Burney, Georg Ebers, Henry Fielding, Samuel Richardson, Edith Wharton, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Mary Wollstonecraft, Heyer Georgette, Sabine Baring-Gould, Grace Livingston Hill, Gilbert Parker, Fanny Fern, Mary Hays, A. E. W. Mason, Thomas Hardy, Eliza Haywood, Bernardin de Saint-Pierre, Philip Meadows Taylor, Lady Sydney Morgan, Robert Williams Buchanan, Leo Tolstoy, Pierre Choderlos de Laclos, D. K. Broster, María Ruiz de Burton, Mrs. Olifant, Catharine Trotter Cockburn, Lady Charlotte Bury, Mary Angela Dickens, W. Somerset Maugham

Publisher: Good Press

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Summary

The 'Greatest Historical Romances of All Time' stands as a monumental anthology, capturing the riveting essence and breadth of historical romance through time. Within its pages, the collection showcases an exceptional variety of literary styles, from the sweeping, gothic emotional landscapes painted by the Brontë sisters to the intricate societal commentaries of Jane Austen and the intense passion of Leo Tolstoy's masterpieces. The anthology triumphs in bringing together standout pieces known for their deep exploration of love and society, adventure and self-discovery, all while embodying the historical and cultural nuances of their respective periods. It adeptly highlights the diversity and significance of the works included, showcasing a rich tapestry of human experience and emotion through the ages. The contributing authors, ranging from pioneers like Mary Wollstonecraft and Henry James to visionaries like F. Scott Fitzgerald and Edith Wharton, bring varied backgrounds and monumental contributions to the table. Their collective works, each aligning with notable historical, cultural, or literary movements, weave a cohesive narrative that transcends time and geography. This array of voices, including both heralded classics and lesser-known gems, enriches the reader's understanding of historical romance, providing insights into the evolving nature of love, constraints, and freedom through centuries. This anthology invites readers into a world where each page turn offers a portal to the past, enveloping them in the trials and triumphs of timeless love stories. Delve into 'The Greatest Historical Romances of All Time' not merely for its educational value but for the unique experience of witnessing a dialogue between different epochs. It is an indispensable collection for those passionate about the rich intersection of history and romance, offering a multifaceted perspective on the human heart that is as enlightening as it is entertaining. Explore this curated selection of literary jewels and embark on a breathtaking journey through the very essence of historical romance.
Available since: 12/22/2023.
Print length: 22909 pages.

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